Amerks Redmond named AHL’s best D-man, but he’s focused on playoffs

Amerks Redmond named AHL’s best D-man, but he’s focused on playoffs

By KEVIN OKLOBZIJA When the Rochester Americans’ 2017-18 season came to a yet another premature end, Zach Redmond was prepared to explore his free-agent options. He wasn’t getting any younger, and NHL teams weren’t as interested in his talents as they once were. Europe was becoming an appealing alternative. But then in mid-June the Buffalo […]

Team of the Week: McQuaid Jesuit Knights

Team of the Week: McQuaid Jesuit Knights

Drew Bailey, Ben Beauchamp, Noah Campanelli and Tyler Griggs pace the Knights offense from the top of the order. Patrick Xander hurled a three-hit shutout in a 13-0 win over Medomak Valley (ME). Hunter Walsh and Sean Richards combined on a four-hit shutout when the Knights beat New Smyrna Beach (FL), 10-0. McQuaid improved to 8-0 on the season…

RIT’s Erik Brown named 2019 Men’s Hockey Senior CLASS Award Second Team All-American

RIT’s Erik Brown named 2019 Men’s Hockey Senior CLASS Award Second Team All-American

Senior forward Erik Brown (Keene, Ontario/Kemptville 73’s) of the RIT men’s hockey team was as a 2018-19 Senior CLASS Award Second Team All-American on Friday, April 12. An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School®, the Senior CLASS Award focuses on the total student-athlete and encourages students to use their platform in athletics to make a positive impact as leaders in their communities. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence: classroom, community, character and competition…

Monroe County names Cerame, Serce, DePaolis, and Smith Players of the Week

Monroe County names Cerame, Serce, DePaolis, and Smith Players of the Week

Tyler Cerame out together an impressive streak at the plate to help Hilton to two wins this week. Irondequoit’s Nick Serce did not allow a run, but played a part in five runs scored. Tyler Depaolis earned the win in a complete game for Pittsford Sutherland. Honeoye Falls-Lima’s Hayden Smith threw four innings and earned a win, while standing out at the plate as well…